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such as meaning

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  • Preposition
    1. IDI For example.
      1. Waterbirds, such as the duck or the gull, are common in the area. ‎
    2. IDI Like, of the kind mentioned.
      1. I was never in a country such as that. ‎
    3. IDI (formal) Those who.
      1. Such as have already done their work may leave. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Waterbirds, such as the duck or the gull, are common in the area. ‎
      • Other grades of paper, such as uncoated free sheet paper used in electronic printers and copiers, are increasing in per capita consumption.
      • Five days after Hurricane Katrina, large swaths of New Orleans, such as Canal Street seen here, are still submerged in water.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Such as when α-1,3-glucan is injected alone into the mice, it stimulates the host immune response and consequently has an antifumigatus development role.

Meaning of such as for the defined word.

Grammatically, this idiom "such as" is a preposition.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Prepositions
    Definiteness: Level 4
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    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. fr ruchas
    2. fr séchas
    3. en schwas
    4. fr sucras
    5. en tuchas
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